Tsunami warning as quake hits Japan

2012-03-14 12:00

Japan - one year after

2012-03-09 15:53

One year after the Japan tsunami, earthquake, and nuclear disaster, roads are rebuilt and debris is cleaned up. Take a look at these then and now pics.VIEW

Tokyo - Japan issued a tsunami warning on Wednesday after a 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off its northeastern coast, warning of a wave as high as 50cm.

The meteorological agency gave the tsunami warning after the tremor hit about 210km off the northern island of Hokkaido. But US monitors said there was no Pacific-wide tsunami threat.

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